Family Caregiver Support

Franklin County Area Agency on Aging


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General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a combination of services and financial assistance to families caring for a functionally dependent older relative living with them. Services include: comprehensive needs assessment, benefits counseling, caregiver training and education. Families are provided with financial assistance with ongoing caregiving expenses, home modifications and assistive devices. A Family Caregiver Support Group is held once a month. Please call the office for details.
LocationFranklin
Geographical AreaFranklin
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible.
Intake ProcedureIndividuals are able to walk-in during business hours or call an establish an appointment to learn more about the service.
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsResidents of Franklin County 60 and older.
Age GroupSenior Citizens
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, ‚Äč Interpreters provided based on availability‚Äč.
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilityResidents of Franklin County 60 and older.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesIndividuals should contact the agency to learn of what fees or insurance are accepted and if there is a sliding scale or payment plan available for the service.
Capacity LimitationsNone
Wait ListNone
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Melinda Day
Contact's Position Care Manager
Contact's Phone 717-263-2153
Contact's Email mfday@franklincountypa.gov
Physical Site Address 1 600 Norland Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Chambersburg, PA 17201
Mailing Address 1 600 Norland Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Chambersburg, PA 17201
Main Phone 717-263-2153
Fax 717-261-3198
Service Location Email mfday@franklincountypa.gov
Web Address www.franklincountypa.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Franklin County Human Services
Affiliated Program: Franklin County Area Agency on Aging
This Service: Family Caregiver Support
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups (PN-8100.1400)
Caregiver Training (PH-0800)